A Senior Buyer earns an average salary of £35,687 per year. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases somewhat, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Supplier Management and Contract Negotiation.
Senior Buyer Total Pay (?
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£25,716 - £55,389
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MEDIAN: £35,686
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National Salary Data

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£0£21K£42K£63K
Salary
£25,716 - £55,389  
   
Bonus
£0.00 - £10,101  
Profit Sharing
£500 - £5,350  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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£25,995 - £62,597  
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Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 16 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 157
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₤38,000
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What is it like working as a Senior Buyer?
Senior Buyer in Plymouth:
Pros: Building strong and mutually beneficial supplier relationships.
Cons: Being let down during a negotiation.
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Experience Affects Senior Buyer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 6%
Experienced
up arrow 3%
National Average
₤38,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 14%

Skills That Affect Senior Buyer Salaries

Supplier Management
up arrow 22%
Contract Negotiation
up arrow 16%
National Average
₤38,000
Strategy
up arrow 10%
Project Management
up arrow 15%
Purchasing
up arrow 27%
Job Satisfaction
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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 32 votes.
Gender
Female
42%
female alumni
 
Male
58%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
17%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
36%
20 years or more
14%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 58% dental benefits Dental: 13%
vision benefits Vision: 15% employee benefits None: 37%
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